Products Affected - Description
Ammonium chloride injection, Hospira
5 mEq/mL, 20 mL vial (NDC 00409-6043-01)
Reason for the Shortage
- Hospira states the shortage of ammonium chloride is due to manufacturing delays.
- Hospira is the sole manufacturer of ammonium chloride injection.
There are no presentations available.
Estimated Resupply Dates
Hospira has ammonium chloride 5 mEq/mL 20 mL vials on back order and the company estimates a release date of May 2015.
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